Gunner ‘concerned’ for stranded six

Gunner presser

深圳风采投注 MICHAEL Gunner has urged Territorians to closely monitor emergency services channels as Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor begins its march across the mainland.

Live blog: Cyclone Trevor hammers NT mainland

Destructive Tropical Cyclone Trevor has weakened to a Category 3 system after making landfall on the Northern Territory coast this morning as a severe Category 4.

Tropical Cyclone Trevor slammed into the NT mainland as a severe Category 4  system. It is expected to remain at tropical cyclone strength until Sunday morning. Follow our LIVE BLOG of events as they happen here.

Cyclone Trevor continues to barrel through the NT

Supplied Editorial Satellite image of Cyclone Trevor from BOM

CYCLONE Trevor slammed into the NT mainland about 11am Saturday as a severe Category 4 system with ‘wild’ winds of up to 250km/h. The system is expected to remain at tropical cyclone strength until Sunday morning

Hungry snake makes meal of goanna

A snake eats a goanna at Lajamanu. Picture: Reece Houston/ALPA

IF YOU’VE ever wondered who would win a fight between a snake and a lizard, you need wonder no more

Gale force winds to hit this afternoon


UPDATE: Groote Eylandt will be one of the first places in the NT to feel the effects of Tropical Cyclone Trevor when gale force winds hit this afternoon. Trevor is now expected to make landfall about 10am Saturday as a Category 4 system

Cyclone Trevor expected to rapidly intensify

Residents being evacuated from Groote Eylandt. Picture: Stefan Turley

MASS evacuations are underway as emergency services and Defence personnel work to move Territory residents into areas of safety as Cyclone Trevor is predicted to ‘rapidly intensify’ to a Category 3

Cyclone Warning issued as Trevor may hit Cat 5

The latest cyclone track map for Cyclone Trevor. Picture: BOM

UPDATE: Tropical Cyclone Trevor is now a Category 3 system intensifying in the hours just before dawn on Friday.  

Watery Finniss for Top End fisho’s ute

A 4WD went for a swim in the mouth of the Finniss River Picture: Facebook

A TOP End fisho’s worst nightmare has been realised as his ute took a plunge in the waters of the Finniss River mouth

Trevor to hit NT coast as Cat 4

Damage at Lockhart River from Tropical Cyclone Trevor, which is blasting the region with gusts of around 117 km/h. Picture: Supplied.

UPDATE: About residents have been evacuated from Numbulwar and Groote Eylandt with a Tropical Cyclone Watch issued as Emergency Services prepare for Cyclone Trevor to cross the NT coast as a Category 4.

NT residents told to prepare for Cyclone Trevor


EAST Arnhem communities are being told to buckle down and prepare for the wrath of incoming severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor, with the system now at category 3 strength

Chance of a weekend NT cyclone

Weather - floods and wild weather yarn

WEATHER forecasters are predicting there is a low chance of a cyclone forming over NT waters on Sunday

Forestry branches out

Gibson Farmer working in the forestry plantation on the Tiwi Islands

Growing Northern Australia’s forestry and forestry products industry and the challenges and opportunities facing it will be the central plank of a new Cooperative Research Centre for Developing Northern Australia (CRCNA) project.

Still catching plenty, despite poor weather

Mikki and Lachie Heath with dad Cal and poppy Ian with their big Barra caught out at Kakadu

THE lack of rain has not stopped people finding trophy fish, with several metre-plus barramundi caught last week, writes MATT FLYNN

Revealed: Tilly named our cutest dog

JK - Cutest Dog

THE Territory’s cutest dog is pawsitively perfect. Tilly the kelpie is a working dog with a sweet disposition and love for all humans. CHECK OUT the pictures of all our entries here

Dolly’s Dream to take anti-bullying message to NT schools

Supplied image of Amy Everett who modelled as "Dolly" for Akubra hats. Amy suicided after being bullied at school. Facebook

TERRITORY kids, their teachers and parents will get a lesson in online safety through the work of Territory heroes Kate and Tick Everett who lost their 14-year-old daughter Dolly to suicide last year and have campaigned against cyber bullying since

Concern for tourist travelling through NT

The family of Canadian tourist Keith Miller hold for concerns for his welfare and ask for him to make contact with them or the NT Police. Picture: Supplied

THE family of Canadian tourist Keith Miller, believed to be travelling in the NT, is concerned for his welfare as he has not made contact with relatives since February 20

The GOAT goat: Miraculous fireproof goat

Lucky goat survives Bunyip fires.

A MIRACLE goat in the running for GOAT - greatest of all time - of goats, that was tied to a fence, survived a bushfire by wisely standing on the only patch of grass that didn’t burn.

50 of the Territory’s cutest dogs

MANY hundreds of proud pooch parents nominated their pet when we put out a call for the NT’s cutest dog. We’ve chosen our favourite 50 — is your pup among them?

Is this a weather predicting cat, or is it just a cat?

Genius Weather Predicting Cat

A NEUROTIC, socially phobic and agoraphobic Oriental shorthair cat named Mischa can predict rain from up to three hours out with better reliability than the Bureau of Meteorology, her owner has said.

Last chance to enter our Cutest Dog Comp

CUTE DOG COMP NT NEWS DAY 1 Diesel and Bella are both Labradors who absolutely love the rain and water. They are best of friends to each other as they are to us ! Georgia Politis

IT’S your last chance to enter the NT News’ cutest dog competition so snap us a picture of your pooch and send it through

The NT News — We’re for you

Cyclone Marcus

OUR motto at the NT News is “We’re For You”. It’s in our masthead every day. It represents the trust we have in the people of the Northern Territory and the trust Territorians have in us.

Killer Kenyon makes ‘enemies’ for whole family in jail

Rodney Kenyon is in police custody over the alledged stabbing of a man in Driver. MUST CREDIT Picture: Facebook

A RELATIVE of deranged murderer and rapist Rodney Kenyon says he fears retribution inside Holtze Prison because of his family name.

Hunt is on for the NT’s cutest dog

JK Best Dogs of Darwin

THE NT News is searching for the Territory’s most adorable canine in our Cute Dog Comp. So here’s your chance to share your dog’s charming face with the Territory

Laneway Series back with food, drink and live music

Laneway Series launch

VOYAGE arcade will be transformed into a hub of activity this Friday as The Laneway Series with live music, delicious food, local art and oodles of activities for the kids when the free event kicks of from 4pm.

The Territory, one of the Nation’s heart attack hot spots

Obesity is a major cause of diabetes

THE Northern Territory and Queensland outback have the highest death rates from heart disease in the country — while Sydney’s leafy North Shore has the lowest rate

Australia’s own ‘prince’ dead at 93

26/08/2001 PIRATE: JULY 10, 2001 : Prince Leonard (Lenny) Casley on his property in Hutt River Province in WA 10/07/01, former wheat & sheep station declared a principality 30 years ago. Pic Ross Swanborough.

The Western Australian wheat farmer who established Hutt River Province - a self-declared principality which went on to become a significant tourist destination - has died at the age of 93.

Darwin parents’ stranger danger warning

NT Police badge horizontal

DARWIN parents have been put on alert after two students were reportedly followed by a van outside Stuart Park Primary School.

Man charged after pursuit

TSV Generic Emergency Services

The driver of a Holden Commodore involved in a pursuit is alleged to have almost driven into several cars, police say

‘90s pop stars on stage in Darwin

Dutch outfit The Vengaboys. Members: Kim Sasabone, Denise Post-Van Rijswijk Robin Pors, Donny Latupeirissa

TONIGHT, for the very first time, the Vengabus is coming to Darwin — and final tickets are still available for the show

Inmate jailed over snack attack

DefCon artwork to go with Josiah Binsaris and Trey Mawson Northern Territory escape story

FORMER Don Dale escapee Josiah Binsaris punched a prison guard in the head when he was told he would lose his TV and his right to purchase snacks.

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